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NRHL 6653 Advanced Nursing Practice: Clinical Immersion

Credits: 
3
Prerequisites: 
NRHL 6647 or NRHL 6648

This course builds upon the synthesis of prior knowledge and skills that promote the advancement of professional clinical nursing practice. The student applies nursing research and evidence-based practice to develop advanced clinical competency in a defined area of nursing practice. The course requires 70 practicum clock hours of clinical learning experience in the practice setting and the development of a nursing project proposal. Pre-requisites: NRHL 6647 or NRHL 6648. 3 semester hours

Course Topics

Throughout this course, weekly topics may include but are not limited to:

  • Advanced Clinical Nursing Practicum Goals
  • Reflection on Master’s Level Nursing Practice Competencies 1-4
  • Reflection on Master’s Level Nursing Practice Competencies 5-8
  • Part 1: Nursing Capstone Project Proposal and Poster Presentation
  • Preceptor Feedback: Clinical Practicum Evaluation Tool and MSN Clinical Practicum Journal

Course Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of NRHL 6653, you will be able to:

  • Master nursing care delivery skills that build upon prior nursing knowledge and clinical practice.
  • Synthesize new nursing knowledge and clinical skills that leads to proficiency in 15 master’s level clinical competencies articulated in The Essentials of Master’s Education.
  • Integrate didactic learning, promote innovative thinking, and test new potential solutions to professional clinical nursing practice and healthcare system issues.
  • Design innovative nursing practice interventions that translate evidence into practice.
  • Advance a culture of nursing excellence through lifelong learning.
  • Participate in interprofessional care teams that integrate care services across the healthcare system.
  • Develop a nursing project proposal that addresses a practice or system issue.